Monday, 18 March 2019 20:40

Yuri Shishkin

Yuri Shishkin was born on 24th August 1963 in the town of Azov, Rostov, Russia. He graduated the Rostov Art School (1982), the Rostov Musical Pedagogic Institute (now the Conservatory of S.V.Rachmaninoff) in 1989 in the class of Professor Vyacheslav A. Semenov and completed his assistantship at the Russian Academy of Music "Gnessin" in Moscow in 1992.

Laureate at international competitions from Klingenthal (Germany, 1988), Kansas City (USA, 1990), Castelfidardo (Italy, 1991). Between 1980 and 2001, he participated in 10 competitions,  and he was a prize winner of 7 of them.

Yuri Shiskin is one of the most in demand musicians today. Not only the geography of his tours is impressive, but the level of his programs. His repertoire includes works by I. Brahms, I. Khandoshkin, A. Glazunov, S. Prokofiev, I. Stravinsky, M. Mussorgsky, N. Rimsky-Korsakoff, P. Tchaikovsky, S. Saint-Saens, J. Bizet,  Rodrigo, D. Shostakovich, I. Strauss, A. Copeland, and works by A. Kusyakov, V. Semionov, V. Podgorny, performances with symphonic and chamber orchestras - Karl Maria von Weber, S. Gubaidulina, Gershwin, A. Piazzolla.

Yuri Shishkin organises festivals and concerts popularising drum and accordion, he delivers lectures and performs master classes, also plays in different regions of Russia, international festivals and competitions around the world.

Since 2005 he has been president of the International Music Centre "Harmony".

Yuri Shishkin has been awarded various state awards, he is an honorary professor in several educational institutions around the world.

For Yuri Shishkin's performing art, it was most accurately said :"It is a synthesis of passion, unlimited technical perfection, emotional magnetism and sincerity!"

Published in Jury
Monday, 18 March 2019 20:24

Frederic Deschamps

Frédéric Deschamps is an internationally renowned professor who directs Master Classes all over the world (Europe, Asia, USA, South America, New Zealand)

Creator of an accordion method based on the theme "The Movement Creates The Sound" entitled: "New Technical Approach".

Winners of the largest international competitions in 1992, he has since shared his pedagogy with many artists from around the world and prepares them in turn for international competitions.

 

Professional experience:

- President of the Confédération Mondiale de l’Accordéon since 2005
- Member of the Jury of major international competitions: CIA, CMA, Castelfidardo, Klingenthal, etc.
- Professor at the Paris IX Conservatory until 2001
- Director of the International Accordion Center (France)
- Product Manager and Fun Line Designer for Hohner since 1993
- Creator of the Web TV "Deschamps Channel" 100% Accordion
- Accompanying singers Josh Groban, LAAM, Francis Lemarque, Laetitia Casta, Charles Trenet
- TV presenter on France Television: "The Musette Time" 2001

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS & COMPETITIONS

1992
- 1st Prize Coupe Mondiale - Trossingen (Germany)
- 1st Prize Trophée Mondial  - Recanatti (Italy)
- 1st Prize International Competition in Klingenthal (Germany)
- State Diploma of Music Teacher
1998 - 1999 - 2000: Award for Best International Professor - Castelfidardo (Italy)
2007 - Prize awarded by the magazine "Accordion Accordionist" for Best Teacher of the Year.

 

International award students

His students are: Grayson Massefield (NZ), Peter Maric (Serbia), Vladislav Pligovka (Belarus), Adraga Pietro (Italy), Kristel Savo (Switzerland), Aleksandar Kolovski (Macedonia), Radu Ratoi (Moldavia), Joao Barradas (Portugal), Tan Jia Liang (China), Matthias Matsche (Germany), Egle Barktevichi (Lithuania), Vitaly Kroudtenko (Russia) etc.

Тhey have been awarded prizes from the most prestigious international competitions: Ikaalinen (Finland), Klingenthal (Germany), Castelfidardo (Italy), Coupe Mondiale - Italy, New Zealand, Croatia, China, Canada, Austria, Lithuania; Trophée Mondial - Canada, France, Portugal, Lithuania, Russia, Italy, Bosnia, Serbia etc.

Published in Master classes
Monday, 18 March 2019 17:55

Frederic Deschamps

Frédéric Deschamps is an internationally renowned professor who directs Master Classes all over the world (Europe, Asia, USA, South America, New Zealand)

Creator of an accordion method based on the theme "The Movement Creates The Sound" entitled: "New Technical Approach".

Winners of the largest international competitions in 1992, he has since shared his pedagogy with many artists from around the world and prepares them in turn for international competitions.

 

Professional experience:

- President of the Confédération Mondiale de l’Accordéon since 2005
- Member of the Jury of major international competitions: CIA, CMA, Castelfidardo, Klingenthal, etc.
- Professor at the Paris IX Conservatory until 2001
- Director of the International Accordion Center (France)
- Product Manager and Fun Line Designer for Hohner since 1993
- Creator of the Web TV "Deschamps Channel" 100% Accordion
- Accompanying singers Josh Groban, LAAM, Francis Lemarque, Laetitia Casta, Charles Trenet
- TV presenter on France Television: "The Musette Time" 2001

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS & COMPETITIONS

1992
- 1st Prize Coupe Mondiale - Trossingen (Germany)
- 1st Prize Trophée Mondial  - Recanatti (Italy)
- 1st Prize International Competition in Klingenthal (Germany)
- State Diploma of Music Teacher
1998 - 1999 - 2000: Award for Best International Professor - Castelfidardo (Italy)
2007 - Prize awarded by the magazine "Accordion Accordionist" for Best Teacher of the Year.

 

International award students

His students are: Grayson Massefield (NZ), Peter Maric (Serbia), Vladislav Pligovka (Belarus), Adraga Pietro (Italy), Kristel Savo (Switzerland), Aleksandar Kolovski (Macedonia), Radu Ratoi (Moldavia), Joao Barradas (Portugal), Tan Jia Liang (China), Matthias Matsche (Germany), Egle Barktevichi (Lithuania), Vitaly Kroudtenko (Russia) etc.

Тhey have been awarded prizes from the most prestigious international competitions: Ikaalinen (Finland), Klingenthal (Germany), Castelfidardo (Italy), Coupe Mondiale - Italy, New Zealand, Croatia, China, Canada, Austria, Lithuania; Trophée Mondial - Canada, France, Portugal, Lithuania, Russia, Italy, Bosnia, Serbia etc.

Published in Jury
Saturday, 09 March 2019 23:00

Yuri Shishkin

Yuri Shishkin was born on 24th August 1963 in the town of Azov, Rostov, Russia. He graduated the Rostov Art School (1982), the Rostov Musical Pedagogic Institute (now the Conservatory of S.V.Rachmaninoff) in 1989 in the class of Professor Vyacheslav A. Semenov and completed his assistantship at the Russian Academy of Music "Gnessin" in Moscow in 1992.

Laureate at international competitions from Klingenthal (Germany, 1988), Kansas City (USA, 1990), Castelfidardo (Italy, 1991). Between 1980 and 2001, he participated in 10 competitions,  and he was a prize winner of 7 of them.

Yuri Shiskin is one of the most in demand musicians today. Not only the geography of his tours is impressive, but the level of his programs. His repertoire includes works by I. Brahms, I. Khandoshkin, A. Glazunov, S. Prokofiev, I. Stravinsky, M. Mussorgsky, N. Rimsky-Korsakoff, P. Tchaikovsky, S. Saint-Saens, J. Bizet,  Rodrigo, D. Shostakovich, I. Strauss, A. Copeland, and works by A. Kusyakov, V. Semionov, V. Podgorny, performances with symphonic and chamber orchestras - Karl Maria von Weber, S. Gubaidulina, Gershwin, A. Piazzolla.

Yuri Shishkin organises festivals and concerts popularising drum and accordion, he delivers lectures and performs master classes, also plays in different regions of Russia, international festivals and competitions around the world.

Since 2005 he has been president of the International Music Centre "Harmony".

Yuri Shishkin has been awarded various state awards, he is an honorary professor in several educational institutions around the world.

For Yuri Shishkin's performing art, it was most accurately said :"It is a synthesis of passion, unlimited technical perfection, emotional magnetism and sincerity!"

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